Posts filed under: Economic Development

Introducing the Rails-to-Trails Impact Report

The casual observer might be tempted to think that having trails in a community is an unusual luxury. While trails...

The Great American Rail Trail

Yesterday we shared information about a trail network that involved four states. Today, we are sharing a video about a...

Industrial Heartlands Trail Coalition

Numerous regional and national trail systems aspire to travel directly through Beaver County. One such project, The Industrial Heartlands Trail,...

Recreation for All: PA’s 2020-2024 Statewide Outdoor Recreation Plan

Making a commitment to save trails in Beaver County sends a signal to a broad array of stakeholders that our...

A Bridge to Community Engagement

This week we relentlessly demonstrated that investing in trails is good for the region in all kinds of ways. We...

How Trails Benefit Amenities Like the Franklin Avenue Park

Did you know that taking ownership of the Black’s Run Bridge will pave the way for the construction of a...

Local Trails Contribute to Regional Entrepreneurship

When visitors regularly travel to a community, when a region is investing in physical infrastructure, when interconnectedness is the norm,...

Trail Benefits for Community Development Efforts

Building a network of regional trails grows regional identity, creates solidarity and a sense of pride, shows residents that working...

Tourism Benefits of Trails

“It’s not hard to see that bringing a trail into a community … connects people to the rivers, capitalizes on...

Financial Benefits of Trails

Welcome to the end of week one of our 30 day campaign to save trails in Beaver County. This week,...